Radaronline.com is reporting that Jeff Conaway has passed away at 60. Kinickie from Grease is no more.
Actor Jeff Conaway has died at age 60, marking the end a long, sad road of addiction that made him one of Hollywood’s cautionary tales.
The New York native was best known for playing T-Bird Kenickie in the iconic musical Grease, and struggling actor Bobby Wheeler on the television series Taxi.
On TV, Conaway got his feet wet with parts in high-profile series such as Happy Days, The Mary Tyler Moore Show, Barnaby Jones and Kojak prior to landing the role in Grease. Later in his career, he starred in the 1983 fantasy spoof series Wizards and Warriors, and worked on The Bold And The Beautiful from 1989-90 and Babylon 5 from 1994-1999.